ELBE 14.8 (2023-02-27)

Debian packages for “ELBE 14.8” are available from Linutronix. Add something like this to your sources.list:

deb http://debian.linutronix.de/elbe bullseye main

New Feature

  • initvmaction: Alternative iso extract implementation


  • Replace gnupg dependencies with gpg (less dependencies end up on the target)

  • Replace qemu -enable-kvm option (enables running the client on bookworm)


  • preprocess: Only use 5000 sha512crypt rounds with warning

  • Fix bash completion support

  • initvmaction: Let ‘ensure’ show the control error

  • Update device mapping on losetup

  • dump: only compare /usr-unprefixed file names (fixes report’s package list)

Bastian Germann on 2023-02-27